Business

Aston Martin
September 14, 2019 - 10:00 am
(GAYDON, United Kingdom) -- Aston Martin, the famed British company forever linked to fictional spy James Bond, has always been a niche maker of seductive grand tourers and front-engine sports cars. This December, the 106-year-old marque will enter new territory with the DBX, its first-ever SUV...
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September 14, 2019 - 9:08 am
(NEW YORK) -- The New York attorney general's office, as part of an ongoing case against Purdue Pharma and some members of the Sackler family, said in court filings on Friday it's discovered approximately $1 billion the family may have been trying to hide from parties suing them over the opioid...
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September 13, 2019 - 11:52 am
(WASHINGTON) -- A House committee on Friday took a major step in its investigation into whether Big Tech companies are stifling competition. The bipartisan probe includes letters to four major tech companies sent Friday asking for extensive internal documents, including communications about rivals...
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September 13, 2019 - 11:42 am
(NEW YORK) -- Google Photos has added a new memories feature that's like a personalized social media highlight reel to bring your favorite photos back to the top of your feed and your mind. The team behind the Google photo library and sharing app announced Thursday that the new feature will use...
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September 13, 2019 - 10:59 am
(NEW YORK) -- In an over-saturated digital news age, Google announced new changes to its search algorithm that aim to elevate more "original reporting." Richard Gringras, the vice president of news at Google, announced the changes in a statement Thursday, saying the updates on the back end will...
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FIEL - In this Aug. 26, 2019, file photo, a computer screen shows images of Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, and U.S. President Donald Trump as a currency trader works at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea. China will lift punitive tariffs imposed on U.S. soybeans and pork in a trade war with Washington, a state news agency said Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, in a possible goodwill gesture ahead of negotiations. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)
The Associated Press
September 13, 2019 - 6:56 am
BEIJING (AP) — China will lift punitive tariffs imposed on U.S. soybeans and pork in a trade war with Washington, a state news agency said Friday, adding to conciliatory gestures by the two sides ahead of negotiations. China will suspend tariff hikes on soybeans, pork and some other farm goods, the...
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September 12, 2019 - 9:12 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Amid roiling trade tensions, the crowded 2020 Democratic candidate field now finds itself divided on a path forward on the tricky terrain of American trade -- a path made all the more difficult by President Donald Trump's protectionist stance and hardline tone on getting "fair deals...
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September 12, 2019 - 4:15 pm
(NEW YORK) -- During New York Fashion Week, the looks showcased from Tory Burch's spring/summer 2020 show were inspired by Princess Diana's iconic style. Paying homage to the late royal's stylish '80s aesthetic, Burch mentioned on her blog how she has been fascinated with Diana Spencer since she...
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September 12, 2019 - 4:01 pm
(NEW YORK) -- GameStop will shutter between 180 to 200 under-performing stores by the end of the year, executives said after the company reported a larger-than-expected decrease in sales. The video game retailer made the announcement Tuesday in a conference call with analysts. Earlier that day, the...
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September 12, 2019 - 12:24 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Leaders from Facebook, Twitter and Google will testify before a Senate committee next week to explore "digital responsibility" when it comes to mass violence and extremism that is spread online. "In light of recent incidents of mass violence, this hearing will examine the...
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